A museum that was once a Government Office, it used to manufacture silk fabrics for the emperor and the officials of the Qing.
The exterior is built in a classical Chinese style and is quite a contrast to the concrete streets beside it. Inside, there are various exhibitions showcasing silk, qipao dresses and animated artwork.
The Jiangning Imperial Silk Manufacturing Government Office also witnessed the early childhood development of the great writer Cao Xueqin, and its weaving room created the famous and renowned process of cloud-pattern brocade.
This is most definitely a rare find in Nanjing.
Entrance Ticket Details For Jiangning Imperial Silk Manufacturing Museum
- Admission for children is free.
How to Reach Jiangning Imperial Silk Manufacturing Museum
- Tourism Bus 1 from Nanjing Railway station to Da Xing Gong North bus station. Transfer to bus 68 or 2 to Large Palace (North) station.
- Teahouse within the museum serves snacks and tea.
- Starbucks Coffee
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7.89% of people who visit Nanjing include Jiangning Imperial Silk Manufacturing Museum in their plan
08 AM - 09 AM
85.71% of people start their Jiangning Imperial Silk Manufacturing Museum visit around 08 AM - 09 AM
People usually take around 1 Hr to see Jiangning Imperial Silk Manufacturing Museum
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